Electrical Wiring


Recent Electrical Wiring Topics

  • Wiring a Bathroom Outlet

    • I want to add an outlet to a bathroom, where do I connect the new outlet? How to add an Electrical Outlet to a Bathroom.

  • Circuit Breakers and Electrical Wiring Safety

    • My outlet tester says that that the Hot and Ground are reversed, how can I fix this? Electrical Circuit Outlet Problems and How to Fix Them, Troubleshooting Problems with Outlet Circuit Wiring.

  • Electrical Wiring for a Switch Outlet Combination

    • How is a combo outlet and switch wired? Wiring a Electrical Outlet and Switch Combo Device.

  • Ceiling Fan Connections for Red and Blue Wires

    • How do I connect the red and blue wires for a ceiling fan? How to Install Ceiling Fans and Make the Wiring Connections.

  • Upgrading Old Home Electrical Wiring

    • How to Upgrade Older Home Wiring: One consideration when upgrading older home electrical wiring would be to use Wiremold short box extensions and run Wiremold surface raceway electrical conduit between the devices to install the wires.

  • Causes of Electric Circuit Buzz or Crackle

    • If there is a loose connection somewhere in the electrical circuit will this cause the fuse box to buzz and crackle? How to Locate the Cause of Electrical Circuit Buzz or Crackle: The Most Common Problems that Cause Electrical Circuit Buzz or Crackle and What Should Be Done

  • Ground Wires and 240 Volt Circuits

    • What should I do with the ground wire on a 240volt circuit? How and Where to Connect Ground Wires on 240 Volt Circuits.

  • Installing and Testing Dusk to Dawn Light Fixtures

    • How to Install the Electrical Wiring for a Dawn Outdoor Light Fixture.


  • Switch Wiring Diagrams

    Single Switch Wiring Diagram 1
    Single Switch Wiring Diagram 2
    3 Way Switch Wiring Diagram
    4 Way Switch Wiring Diagram
    3 Way Dimmer Switches
    Wiring Diagrams for Switches